El Cajon Demographics


  • Total Population57,914
  • Male Population(50.3 %) 29,135
  • Female Population(49.7 %) 28,779
  • Median Age34.80
There are currently 57,914 people living in El Cajon. Out of the total population number, 29,135 are men and 28,779 are women. The median age for El Cajon dwellers is 34.80.


  • White Collar20,314
  • Blue Collar4,770
There are currently 20,314 white-collar jobs and 4,770 blue-collar jobs in El Cajon.


  • Total Households18,752
  • Family Households13,581
  • Non-family Households5,171
  • Households With Children7,136
  • Households Without Children11,616
  • Average People Per Household3.01
There are currently 18,752 households in El Cajon. Out of this total, 13,581 are family households, 5,171 are non-family households, 7,136 are households with children and 11,616 are households without children. The average number of people per household in El Cajon is 3.01.

Education(Number of people who have achieved the following levels of education)

  • No High School3,522
  • Some High School15,517
  • Some College13,078
  • Associate Degree3,367
  • Bachelors Degree6,102
  • Graduate Degree2,954
There are 3,522 people living in El Cajon without a high school degree, 15,517 people with some high school degree and 13,078 people with a college degree. 3,367 people have an associate degree, 6,102 hold a bachelor’s degree, while 2,954 boast a graduate degree.

Marital Status(Number of people who have the following marital status)

  • Never Married15,551
  • Married22,088
  • Separated1,081
  • Widowed3,019
  • Divorced5,210
15,551 of the people living in El Cajon have never been married, while 22,088 are married and 1,081 are separated. A total of 3,019 people are widowed and 5,210 people are divorced.


  • Average Household Income$77,113
  • Median Household Income$54,154
  • Median Income Under 25$31,176
  • Median Income 25-44$55,313
  • Median Income 45-64$66,448
  • Median Income Over 65$45,224

The average household income for people living in El Cajon is $77,113, while the median household income is $54,154. The median income in El Cajon is $31,176 for those under 25, $55,313 for those aged 25 to 44, $66,448 for those aged 45 to 64, and $45,224 for those over the age of 65.


Demographic information is extracted from the Unites States Census Bureau and is deemed reliable, however, COMMERCIALCafé can offer no guarantee of the accuracy or completeness of information modified or aggregated for specific neighborhoods.